He was one of the most brilliant American comedians of his generation. On August 11, 2014, age 63 and suffering from Parkinson's disease, Robin Williams took his own life. In one of his last interviews, he talks about his passion for watches and his admiration for the people who make them.
Celebrity tie-ins are nothing new. After seeking endorsements from well-known figures in sport, film, even politics, brands are now embracing innovative strategies. This is especially the case in Asia with its fan economy and increasingly influential Key Opinion Consumers.
Minimalistic. Sleek. Simple. All words that could be used to describe the new style trend which is taking horology by storm. Following the minimalism fashion movement, many luxury watchmakers now find themselves forsaking highly complicated timepieces and returning to simple, elegant designs.
China’s Mars Exploration Program on the red planet in 2020 keeps time with TAG Heuer!
Running requires little more than a decent pair of trainers, although a shedload of motivation and Gonna Fly Now in your headphones can help. Before setting out to pound the streets like Rocky Balboa on the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, take a look at this selection of chronos.
Since beginning its life in the British Ministry of Defense in 1973, the NATO strap has hardly changed in terms of design aesthetics. However, it has now established itself as more than just military attire as it is now deemed to be a trendy way to wear your timepiece.
At the last Oscars ceremony, cinema’s “action man” wore an exceptional watch, a Midnight Planetarium by Van Cleef & Arpels. But when it comes to diving, jumping from dizzying heights or leaping about in extreme situations, Matt Damon appears to have a little weakness for TAG Heuer models…